School Liaison Co-ordinator

Job advert

Student Experience Department

School Liaison Co-ordinator

£21,006.51 to £23,649.66 per annum

FTE 1.0 (8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Thursday & 8.30am – 4.30pm on Friday with one hour for lunch)

Basingstoke College of Technology, located in North Hampshire, is a leading and well respected further education provider.  The college prides itself on its excellent links with business and the success of its learners in securing positive destinations.

Basingstoke is an expanding town with a thriving economy and excellent transport links. The college was rated ‘good with outstanding features’ in May 2016 by Ofsted and is committed to becoming an ‘outstanding’ provider. Our financial health has consistently been rated ‘outstanding’ over the last 10 years by the Skills Funding Agency. 

BCoT is a significant provider of apprenticeships, the achievement rates of our apprentices are significantly above the sector average and we have set ambitious growth targets up to 2020.

We are looking for an outgoing, creative and energetic person to take lead responsibility for the College’s interaction with schools. In this post you will form an integral part of a small, friendly team who work flexibly together across multiple projects to market the College as a whole. There’s lots of space for innovation and new ideas - this is an exciting role within a dynamic department that you really can make your own.

You will be able to work with staff in schools and to establish strong working relationships with teachers and other school staff in a short time frame. You will be practiced and imaginative in presenting information to young people and their parents in a memorable and engaging way. You will need to be able to identify with potential students and quickly build a rapport.  The information that you provide will be key in their decision to make an application.

You will be willing to work flexible hours to meet the needs of schools, and to coordinate recruitment events. You will have an understanding of vocational qualifications and the learner journey. Because of the eclectic nature of the role you will be able to work in an organised and planned fashion and have a keen eye for detail.

If you enjoy flexible, challenging work with a great team of people then we are waiting for your application. If you have any questions, or would like to arrange an informal conversation about the role please contact Alexis Smith alexis.smith@bcot.ac.uk  01256354141  

This is a full-time position but may be available on a term-time only basis upon agreement between the successful candidate and the College.

BCoT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its learners, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure (payable by the candidate) as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.

BCoT is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Closing date: 11th August (interviews week of the 21st August)

To apply for this post, please visit:

 

http://www.bcot.ac.uk/about/jobs-at-bcot/


Job Description

Requirements

You will be able to work with staff in schools and to establish strong working relationships with teachers and other school staff in a short time frame. You will be practiced and imaginative in presenting information to young people and their parents in a memorable and engaging way. You will need to be able to identify with potential students and quickly build a rapport.  The information that you provide will be key in their decision to make an application.

You will be willing to work flexible hours to meet the needs of schools, and to coordinate recruitment events. You will have an understanding of vocational qualifications and the learner journey. Because of the eclectic nature of the role you will be able to work in an organised and planned fashion and have a keen eye for detail.